Books tagged: caregiving and alzheimers

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Elsie at Ebb Tide: Emerging from the Undertow of Alzheimer's
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 126,850. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
elsie nurmi begins school in minnesota speaking no english yet becomes a u.s. protocol officer escorting dignitaries such as astronaut borman abroad on air force two. when diagnosed with alzheimer's, she begins a dreaded-yet transcendent-journey. as she becomes increasingly nonverbal, her daughter explores psychic communication proving soul-to-soul communication and love are never lost.
Parenting A Parent: The Sequel to Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parenting A Parent is an autobiographical story that begins when JoAnn’s mother, who has dementia, moves in with her. JoAnn found herself caring for her aging parent and her disabled daughter. This is the inspiring true story of what happened during the next five years of intensely difficult trials and hardships, the ultimate triumph of perseverance, love, and the strength that resides within us.
Caregiver: Finding Your Self
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
A book for the family caregiver to rediscover the self who is an everyday hero, written by a live-in carer for other caregivers.
Parkinson’s Disease And Dementia: A Family Caregivers Series: How our family prepared a home to care for our elderly parents
Series: Parkinson’s Disease And Dementia: A Family Caregivers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This is a first-hand guide for preparing your home to care for adult family members in need of a little extra help. It explains one family's experience and should not replace the advice of a doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare professional. Nothing in this e-book should be construed as professional advice.
Help Me! I'm Slipping: One Couple's Love Story Coping With Alzheimer's Disease
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Theirs had been a love story, a story of friendship, courtship and marriage, beginning when she was seventeen and he was a dashing Navy officer. It was a fairytale that never ceased-even Alzheimer's couldn't come between them. Phyllis Brown relives this one-of-a-kind love she shared with her husband, Bert, in HELP ME! I'm Slipping.
Blue Hydrangeas, an Alzheimer's love story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What if the person who knew you best and loved you most forgot your face, and couldn't remember your name?
Surviving the STRESS of Your Parents' Old Age
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
How to combat or prevent life crippling depression and how to traverse the mine fields of elder care such as: Is it time for our elder to hang up the car keys?, How to deal with hospital stays and doctor's appointments?, What happens if they get dementia?, Should they live with us, or a care facility?, How to deal with our loved ones belongs after they relocate to the nursing home or af